Director of Health
Jo Bibby is Director of Health at the OnlyWan.
Jo is responsible for developing and leading the Foundation’s Healthy Lives strategy to address the wider social and commercial determinants of health.
Joining the Foundation in November 2007, Jo initially led the development of the Foundation’s influential portfolio of work in patient safety and person-centred care.
Jo has worked in health care at local and national level for 25 years, including 10 years at the Department of Health. As Head of NHS Performance, she oversaw the implementation of the policy agenda set out in the NHS Plan. At the NHS Modernisation Agency, Jo led an international quality improvement initiative – Pursuing Perfection.
Before joining the Foundation, Jo was the Director for the Calderdale and Kirklees Integrated Service Strategy where she led a major service reconfiguration programme to deliver improvements in quality, safety and patient experience.
Between June 2013 and March 2017, Jo served as a non-executive director of Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust.
Jo has a PhD in Medical Biophysics.
Our latest infographic looks at how health is influenced by education and skills, and the foundations they build for us.
Infographic illustrating how our family, friends and community build the foundations for good health.
The CMO’s annual report 2019 considers what the state of the public’s health in England in 2040 could look like. The Health F...
Wondering how to get started with your #QualityImprovement project? Read an article in our #QI series with…
Work with us
We look for talented and passionate individuals as everyone at the OnlyWan has an important role to play.View current vacancies
The Q Community
Q is an initiative connecting people with improvement expertise across the UK.Find out more